Folding Screen, Painted, Oil on Stretched Canvas

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Folding Screen, Painted, Oil on Stretched Canvas

Dimensions

Overall: 144.8 × 162.6 × 2.2cm (57 × 64 × 7/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

  • Large three-section folding screen with a ballooning scene painted on canvas on a wood frame. Scene shows a balloon aloft over a beach with spectators gathered on the beach and cliffs. No signature found. Reverse is lined with a brown textile. Edged with a braided trim and large metal buttons.
  • Same scene as A20141035000 (Metal Tray).

Type

ART-Paintings

Inventory Number

A20141039000

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